Amber D. Tran, Editor-in-Chief for Poetry and Nonfiction

Amber D. Tran graduated from West Virginia University in 2012, where she received a bachelor’s degree in English literature and creative writing. She was mentored by Kevin Oderman, Mary Ann Samyn, Jim Harms, and Mark Brazaitis. She released her debut novel Moon River in September 2016.  She has two books forthcoming in 2018:  Fever, a collection of short stories, essays, and poems; and Salt, her debut chapbook. Her work has been featured in Cheat River Review, HeartWood Literary Magazine, The Icarus Anthology, Red Queen Literary Magazine, and more. You can read more at her website at

Jane Pearson, Co-Editor for Fiction

Jane Pearson graduated from the University of Alabama in Huntsville in 2010, where she previously worked as a Writing Center consultant and obtained a bachelor’s degree in English with a minor in business administration. She assisted in editing Amber D. Tran’s debut novel, Moon River, and is currently working as a proposal manager while pursuing her master’s in business administration. In her free time, she loves to read, paint, sing in choirs, and play with her cats.

Sheena Bove, Co-Editor for Traditional and Digital Art

Sheena Bove is a UX designer, digital artist, and painter. She has a master’s degree in human-computer interaction from Iowa State University and a bachelor’s degree in graphic design from the University of Alabama in Huntsville. Her work experience includes marketing, sales, technical instruction, and user experience. She, too, is a lover of cats. You can read more at her website at